Theatre and performance - exchange modules

Take centre stage - break the boundaries in a vibrant and creative environment that encourages interdisciplinary and multimedia approaches to performance.

Included below is a list of all modules available for exchange students studying theatre and performance at the University of Plymouth. For short descriptions of module content, please check the course page

First year modules

All modules are 20 credits (recommended for non-majors)

Semester 1:

  • THPF422: Theatre Making and Collaborative Processes
  • THPF421: Devising Toolking 1: Improvisation and Creativity
  • PLYCO423: 20th Century Performance Practices

Semester 2:

  • THPF424: The Body in Performance
  • THPF425: Devising Toolkit 2: Theatre Ensemble
  • THPF430: Performance Spaces and Environments

Second year modules

(recommended for majors)

Semester 1:

  • PLYCO523: Performance Practices (20 Credits)

Semester 2:

  • PLYCO522: Theatre Residency (20 Credits)

All year modules:
  • THPF521: Devising Toolkit 3: Crafting Theatre (40 Credits)
  • THPF526: Performance Skills (40 Credits)

Third year modules

All modules are 20 credits (can only be taken by majors and only with approval of the module leader)

Semester 1:

  • PLYCO613: Performance Laboratory
  • PLYCO617: Applied Practices: Community, Education and Wellbeing
  • THPF614: Cultural Embodiment

Semester 2:

  • THPF601: Advanced Performance Training
  • PLYCO616: Professional Placement and Practice
  • PLYCO618: Festival Practices

Semesters 1 and 2 - all year (40 credits)

  • PLYCO610: Performance Research